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    • Flume above the boulder.

    • Boulders; Canyons
    • Narrow gorge between two sheer rock walls with more rocks below. A large boulder is wedged between the cliffs. Title: Flume Above the Boulder. No. 141. Text on left: Published By. Text on right: F.G. Weller, Littleton, N.H.
    • View near Cumberland Gap.

    • Carriages & coaches; Men; Women; Children; Horses; Cliffs
    • A man, possibly a woman (blurry), and two children ride in a horse-drawn buggy through the woods past thin, bare trees and small cliffs of rock.
    • Temple of Hatshepsut, Deir el-Bahri, Egypt, general view.

    • Egyptian (ancient); New Kingdom (Egyptian); Eighteenth Dynasty
    • With the Middle Kingdom mortuary temple of Mentuhotep II at left; "If the most impressive monuments of the Old Kingdom are its pyramids, those of the New Kingdom are its grandiose temples, often built to honor pharaohs and queens, as well as gods....
    • Residence, M.C. Russell, Maysville, Ky.

    • Houses; Women; Boys; Girls; Trees; Cliffs
    • Two women, a young girl, and a young boy stand on the sidewalk in front of the house of M.C. Russell in Maysville, Kentucky. A small tree shields the house from the street. Tall cliffs are in the background above the house.
    • Cut, near Cogar's.

    • Men; Roads; Cliffs
    • Two men stand on a road in the "cut" between two cliffs near Cogar's Landing on the Kentucky River in Jessamine County, Kentucky. Thomas Cogar operated a ferry at the landing until 1871. The University of Louisville Photographic Archives houses...
    • Mammoth Cave Park, Kentucky, 1936.

    • National parks & reserves; Waterfalls
    • Cave Park Cliffs leading to cave entrance, Mammoth Cave Park, Kentucky. Frozen waterfall over rock cliffs. Thin, bare trees grow from the cliffs, above, and below. Caption on back: "Scene on path leading to new entrance of Mammoth Cave."
    • Bloomer Cut, 800 feet long, looking east.

    • Railroad tracks; Railroad cuts; Railroads
    • Set of railroad tracks between two steep rock walls. The tracks disappear around a curve between the cliffs. Title: Bloomer Cut, 800 feet long, looking East. Text on left: Central Pacific Railroad. Text on right: California. Descriptive information...
    • Grand Canon on the Arkansas River.

    • Railroad tracks; Railroads; Canyons
    • Grand Canon of the Arkansas River, also known as Royal Gorge, in Colorado. Set of railroad tracks between two steep rock walls with a rocky mountain in the background. 516. Grand Canon on the Arkansas River. Descriptive information on back of card:...
    • The Whirlpool. Rockcastle River.

    • Rivers; Rock formations; Cliffs; Boulders; Whirlpools
    • A whirlpool in the Rockcastle River surrounded by large boulders in the foreground and cliffs in the background.
    • View on Danville Pike.

    • Roads; Cliffs; Fences
    • View on Danville Pike in Kentucky, a wide dirt road bordered by a wooden fence on one side and cliffs on the other.
    • Pineville-Harlan Road, Pace Hill, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Roads; Streets; Rural areas; Trees; Mountains; Automobiles
    • Pineville-Harlan Rd. (U.S. Route 119) stretches alongside a rocky cliff in Pace Hill, Ky. Trees are atop the cliff and a car is traveling towards the camera. Handwritten on border of negative "Harlan County - Rock Cliffs beside Pineville-Harlan...
    • Pineville-Harlan Road, Varilla, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Roads; Streets; Rural areas; Trees; Mountains; Automobiles; Rivers
    • Pineville-Harlan Road (U.S. 119) through the mountains in Varilla, Ky. A car can be seen driving away from the camera along a bend in the road. To the right of the road is a large tree covered cliff. To the left of the road is the Cumberland River....
    • Cumberland Falls, Kentucky, 1925.

    • State parks & reserves; Waterfalls
    • Cumberland Falls Kentucky. Shimmering photograph of Cumberland Falls--white water streaming over cliffs in three main areas and two tiers, landing in the lake. The top part of the photograph is covered in leafy trees which are above the falls. Text...
    • Cumberland Falls, Kentucky, 1934.

    • State parks & reserves; Waterfalls
    • Man in a rowboat below Cumberland Falls, the white water of which streams over the cliffs in three main areas and two tiers. Tiny ripples in the water below create dapples of light and dark color.


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